Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The Commerce region is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $5 per sqft per year. That's a 13% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metropolitan Los Angeles market, the Commerce submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 1 listings have come on the market, which means office spaces most likley are leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,490 sqft. Most buildings in this area are around 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1967 and are Class A.
A large portion of this area is residential, but there's plenty of office_space. Wholesale trade is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the folk of Commerce work from home. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.